- Unconscious Incompetence – When you’re incompetent and don’t know it. Often associated with thinking you are competent.
- Conscious Incompetence – When you’re incompetent but you’re at least aware that you are. Hopefully accompanied by a desire to improve.
- Conscious Competence – When you’re competent and you’re aware that you are. Usually includes mindful execution using your skills.
- Unconscious Competence – When you’re so good that you don’t even think about it anymore.
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